Average Age of First Regular Alcohol Use, 6th grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas50
Ashley112
Baxter210.80
Benton310.50
Boone111.50
Bradley410
Calhoun5N/A
Carroll111.50
Chicot50
Clark113.50
Clay115
Cleburne111
Cleveland111
Columbia5N/A
Conway5N/A
Craighead112.50
Crawford111
Crittenden410
Cross111
Dallas5N/A
Desha410
Drew410
Faulkner310.50
Franklin5N/A
Fulton50
Garland111.70
Grant410
Greene310.50
Hempstead310.20
Hot Spring410
Howard50
Independence111
Izard310.30
Jackson310.30
Jefferson310.50
Johnson410
Lafayette5N/A
Lawrence410
Lee410
Lincoln5N/A
Little River114
Logan5N/A
Lonoke410
Madison310.50
Marion310.50
Miller210.70
Mississippi111.30
Monroe410
Montgomery410
Nevada111
Newton50
Ouachita410
Perry111
Phillips5N/A
Pike111
Poinsett111.30
Polk111
Pope112.30
Prairie5N/A
Pulaski111.20
Randolph310.50
Saline310.30
Scott5N/A
Searcy210.70
Sebastian111.30
Sevier210.90
Sharp410
St. Francis5N/A
Stone111
Union210.60
Van Buren5N/A
Washington111.20
White210.70
Woodruff5N/A
Yell410

Description

The average age of first regular alcohol among 6th graders who reported alcohol use.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Average Age of First Regular Alcohol Use, 6th grade 2016-2017. Retrieved Oct 23, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Prevention Needs Assessment Survey database.


Ranking Information

* Health Ranking compared to other counties. This is a result of quintile ranking for all 75 counties in Arkansas. The rankings are assigned by placing the counties into five equal groups by the occurrence of the health indicator.

Category 5 - Highest, represents highest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 4 - Higher, represents counties between the highest and mid-range occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 3 - Middle, represents counties within the middle range occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 2- Lower, represents counties between mid-range and lowest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 1 - Lowest, represents counties with the lowest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

2017 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health
Public Health in Arkansas' Communities Search